El Nido

El Nido, Palawan

El Nido really is a magical place. From its ageless towering marble cliffs to its white sandy beaches with crystal clear water, many refer to it as paradise. There are over 50 beaches to discover, so many in fact that sometimes you feel as if you are on your own secluded private beach. You will also find enchanting lagoons with tranquil turquoise-green water, caves that can take you to hidden beac ...

hes, and a very diverse variety of wildlife.

El Nido is a top destination for island hopping, book your boat, take some food, some drinks in a cool box and disappear into the heavenly marine reserve that is Bacuit Bay. It is a truly relaxing and inspiring place; Alex Garland wrote "The Beach" while living here. Scuba diving is also a popular activity here with over 30 dive sites for varying levels and skills; from taking the plunge and learning to dive for the first time, to perfecting your expertise and advancing your qualifications.

El Nido News

  • Palawan The Perfect Philippines Island

    Palawan The Perfect Philippines Island

    It’s more fun in the Philippines. There’s beautiful beaches, cheeky cocktails, luxury and enough adventure to keep the whole squad entertained. With a population of over 100 million, 7,000 islands and some of the friendliest people I’ve ever had the pleasure of meeting. But with so much going for it how does one choose which island to play at? Hands down without a doubt – Palawan.

  • Four Reasons Why Traveling Alone Can Be Empowering

    Four Reasons Why Traveling Alone Can Be Empowering

    I enjoy the company of friends and people. I marvel with the idea of making lasting memories while exploring the world with them.

    The thought of going solo, especially in travelling, however, fascinates me as it means a whole new level of adventure and experience.

    For me, it is both a risk and an opportunity, but more of the latter. It is also a challenge everyone should, at least once in their life, try.

    To travel alone gifts one with the feeling of fulfilment. It is challenging and liberating and rewarding and empowering.

    Last summer, I took on the challenge of traveling solo in ...

  • El Nido Nest Of Wonders

    El Nido Nest Of Wonders

    This is not a travel guide for all those who plan to explore the enchanting and magnificent El Nido, Palawan. You've got plenty of resources for that and they are just a google away.

    Rather, this will be a read of why, among all the beautiful destinations in the Philippines, El Nido transcends in every traveling soul's bucket list.

    Diverse spots within a tourist spot

    Philippines is gifted with countless destinations worthy of everyone's visit. But some areas only offer one to four destinations. El Nido is an exception to that. This spot located in the north of Palawan Island is a comb ...

  • Discovering El Nido Palawan

    A week exploring this beautiful paradise.

  • Come With Me To El Nido Palawan

    If you want a tropical island getaway on a budget, then Palawan has got exactly what you're looking for!In February this year I was lucky enough to travel to El Nido, Palawan for four days with my family. It was an incredible experience full of lovely people and beautiful beaches. I can't wait to go back and tick the rest of the island off my list!

    I took the opportunity to stretch my film making skills and attempt to make a vlog. It's my first time messing with Premiere Pro properly so please be gentle.

  • Rare Whale Sharks Sighted In El Nido, Palawan

    Rare Whale Sharks Sighted In El Nido, Palawan

    Guests and staff of El Nido Resorts (ENR) got the surprise of their lives Saturday when four whale sharks (Rhincodon typus) greeted them while they were on their way to a private island getaway.

    The sighting of the whale sharks was captured on video by a staff of the ENR while on a boat heading towards one of the resort's private islands.

    It was posted on the ENR-Be G.R.E.E.N.'s (Guard Respect Educate El Nido) social media page on Facebook Saturday evening, and was shared by Mariglo Laririt, the resorts' director of sustainability.

    The page said: "A rare sighting of the world's larges ...